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Prom 16

 27 July 2005 at 19.00 - 21.05 

Prom 16

Albert Hall, London
Kensington Gore London SW7 2AP
United Kingdom

Barbara Hannigan (soprano)*

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo conductor

Ravel's storybook suite and his colourful transformation of Musorgsky's black-and-white Pictures frame Stravinsky's 'fantastical scherzo' and a highly-praised new French song-cycle from France's senior composer - introduced to the UK by the CBSO earlier this year - setting epistolary texts by Solzhenitsyn, Rilke, Van Gogh and Prithwindra Mukherjee.

Maurice Ravel : Mother Goose Suite
Henri Dutilleux : Correspondances
Igor Stravinsky : Scherzo fantastique
Modest Mussorgsky : Pictures at an Exhibition

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